Friday’s 6th round of the European Club Cup in Rhodes, Greece saw a big upset as SOCAR, the top favorites and current cup holders, lost to Novy Bor. On the lower boards SOCAR’s Wang Hao and Anish Giri beat their lower rated opponents, but Fabiano Caruana, Veselin Topalov and Gata Kamsky all lost their games, to David Navara, Radek Wojtaszek and Viktor Laznicka respectively. In the women’s section Cercle d’Echecs de Monte-Carlo won the gold medal a round before the end.

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